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The Ward 27 Teenage Cancer Trust Unit was opened in November 2012.

Teenage Cancer Trust fund 2 expert staff at the unit:

  • Lead Nurse for the East Midlands
  • Youth Support Cooordinator

They ensure the best possible quality care is given so that the young person is treated as a young person first and cancer patient second.

2012

opened

13-24

year olds

3

en suite bedrooms

  • 2 bed bay with shared bathroom
  • Social zone with coffee bar beverage bay and dining and gaming areas
  • Quiet room with soft furnishings and wall glamour
  • Day-care facility
  • Family kitchen

Leicester Royal Infirmary

Why we need you

For every young person we can currently support, there's another we can't. We need to raise £20 million by 2020 to reach every young person with cancer. Find out more ›

Volunteering

Got an hour to spare, or more? We've got a host of volunteering opportunities, from easy to more involved, so you can make a difference to young people with cancer. Find out more ›